Common STDs

Common STDs: Everything you need to know about chlamydia, gonorrhea, herpes, HIV, HPV, trichomoniasis & syphilis.

Gonorrhea - Everything you need to know

Gonorrhea is a sexual transmitted disease caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae, 1 also known as gonococcus and which can infect a diverse group of mucosal surfaces, including the urethra,...

24 January 2022

Herpes - Everything you need to know

Written by Tommy Gonzales on May 21, 2020.  Medically reviewed by Dr. Andrea Pinto Lopez and republished in August 2021.  Of the more than 100 known herpesviruses at the moment,...

24 January 2022

HIV - Everything You need to know

 Written by Tommy Gonzales - Updated on 19 October, 2021  Medically reviewed by Dr Andrea Pinto Lopez, M.D. What is HIV? HIV is a virus (human immunodeficiency virus) that is mainly transmitted...

24 January 2022

Trichomoniasis - Everything you need to know

Written by Tommy Gonzales on January 9, 2021. Updated and republished in June 2021.  What is trichomoniasis? Trichomoniasis is a sexually transmitted infection caused by a parasite called trichomonas vaginalis...

24 January 2022

HPV - Everything You Need to Know

Written by Hannah Kingston - Updated on October 5 2021 Medically reviewed by Dr Andrea Pinto Lopez, M.D. What is HPV? Human papillomavirus, or HPV as it is commonly known is the most...

04 October 2021

Chlamydia - Everything You Need to Know

Written by Tommy Gonzales on May 21, 2020.  Medically reviewed by Dr. Andrea Pinto Lopez and republished in August 2021.  Chlamydia is very common STD that, according to the CDC,...

27 June 2021

Syphilis - Everything You Need to Know

Syphilis has been around for a long time and is one of the most common and well-known sexual transmitted diseases. It’s most historically known for causing dementia because the disease,...

22 June 2021

Hepatitis - Everything you need to know

Written by Tommy Gonzales on January 9, 2021. Updated and republished in June 2021.  Medically reviewed by Dr Andrea Pinto Lopez, M.D. Hepatitis is a condition caused by an inflammation of...

22 June 2021